New York City Housing Information:
311 – NYC Government Information Line
24 hrs./7 days. Can provide referrals to city agencies offering public housing and housing assistance.
Translation available in 179 languages.
Coalition for the Homeless
129 Fulton Street, Manhattan 10038
(212) 776-2000 Mon.-Fri., 9 am – 5 pm
(walk-in appointments are first-come, first-serve; best to arrive before 9 am)
Gives help and referrals for problems with shelters, benefits, applying for housing, clothes, food, legal aid, job training, substance abuse, medical and mental health services, domestic violence, child programs, and immigration issues. Fights for policies to end homelessness.
Languages: English, Spanish.